Books tagged: Etc.

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Daphne's Bees

By Catherine Dempsey
Illustrated by Veselina Tomova

Ten-year-old Daphne is abuzz with excitement! She?s learning the ins and outs of beekeeping from her grandmother. Together they assemble hive boxes, set up a colony, tend the colony, and gather honey. Told in a simple, straightforward manner, this beautifully illustrated informational ... Read more

How the Cougar Came to be Called the Ghost Cat/Ta’n Petalu Telui’tut Skite’kmujewe

By Michael James Isaac
Illustrated by Dozay (Arlene) Christmas

 

The human need to belong is very powerful, so much so that we often sacrifice parts of who we are in order to be accepted. This is the tale of a young cougar, Ajig, who makes this sacrifice – and pays dearly. A curious and adventurous cougar, Ajig decides to build a new ... Read more

Mallard, Mallard, Moose

By Lori Doody

One day a moose walks into town, and inexplicably, two mallards tag along. The moose wants nothing more than to get rid of those pesky mallards, but they follow him everywhere. He can’t duck them at the harbour—they’re afraid of the seagulls; downtown, the pigeons give ... Read more

Mortimer

By Joan Marie Galat

“Details about the space station come alive as the story unfolds. A fun read and the 27 chapters move along at a quick pace. A perfect addition to the middle grade shelves. ” — Greg Pattridge, Always in the Middle…

A spot on the International Space Station (ISS) has opened ... Read more

Once Upon an Iceberg

By Sheilah Lukins
Illustrated by Laurel Keating

When the dog’s away, the mice go on an adventure!

Errol is off on another adventure! With his new-found friend Gus, Errol travels to Twillingate to help search for Gus’s father. In the course of his search, he finds treasures on the beach, almost floats away with the icebergs, ... Read more

Osvald

Translated by Swapna Gupta
Guest editor Nina Kvorning

A story of a child and a stuffed toy monkey, among her many treasured possessions, who goes missing. .......the rest is history!

ValHamster

By Angela Misri

Being the greatest zombie fighter of all time is a lot for one animal, but Emmy’s the perfect hamster for the job. Fire, rage, and fury are her weapons of choice and woe to the undead human who crosses her path. That is, until the mammals she lives with invite a weasel, of ... Read more